Jurassic 5 Ready New Video

Jurassic 5 continue to push their first major label effort, Quality Control. After achieving success with their single, W.O.E (Wonderful World Of Entertainment), the group is now reading their next video and single, "The Influence." The group, Chali 2NA, Zaakir, Akil, and Marc 7 are excited about the new video. "The video looks tight and […]

New Wu-Tang Video On The Way

The Rza has just wrapped up shooting for the Wu’s latest video, "I Can’t Go To Sleep." The video depicts the social climate in the Black community. Making claims that the climate hasn’t changed too much from then and now, the video uses footage from the civil rights era. There’s a piece that shows American […]

Eminem Invades Britain Again

Eminem continues to ride his wave of controversy-and sell records. While the Marshall Mathers LP is nearing 10 million units sold, It was recently announced that Eminem will perform at Britain’s largest awards show, The Brits. Following his successful British shows, Eminem has " confirmed that he will be jetting into London to perform at […]

Eminem Pleads Guilty

Emimem pleaded guilty to concealed weapons charges, when prosecutors agreed to drop a felony assault charge. The charges stem from an incident in June when Eminem pointed an unloaded gun at a man he saw kissing his wife. Eminem still faces other charges in relation to an incident he had with a member of the […]

Ludicris Readies Next Release

Ludacris and his Disturbing The Peace crew are ready to release a compilation album featuring the crew’s talents later this year, according to Universal spokes people. Ludacris and his crew are featured on his full length platinum Def Jam debut, Back For The First Time. The album, which is titled Golden Grain, will feature Shawna, […]

Chuck D. To Lead New Organization

Chuck D., the outspoken leader of Public Enemy has announced the formation of a new movement organization, R.A.T. (Radio Attack Terrorists). The organization’s goal will be to gain more exposure for artists that have a positive message. "Were gonna change the climate by identifying every media owner, music and program director, record and video marketer […]

DMX A No Show

Dr. Dre is claiming that he was ripped off to the tune of $20 Million dollars by PricewaterhouseCoopers, one of the biggest accounting firms in the world. He claims that the firm lured him in with promises of expert money management, but claims they "Robbed me blind." Dre has been in court for over two […]

One Lawsuit Down, Another To Go

Lauryn Hill, who was sued over production credit for her album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, has settled. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed by her label, Sony Entertainment. The musicians, Vada Nobles, Rasheem Pugh, Tejumold and Johari Newton, charged that Hill promised to credit them for their work, but then reneged and listed […]

CDuniverse Hacked

CDuniverse is in serious trouble. Two major credit card companies have canceled the cards of customers who bought music from CD Universe, from which a hacker claims to have stolen 300,000 credit card numbers. Customers of American Express and Discover will be, or already have been, reissued new cards, the companies said. About 30 to […]

Shyne In Car Accident

Shyne helped delay the Jury selection process in the the gun and bribery trial of Puff this weekend. Shyne was arrested after a car accident in Manhattan and charged with driving with a suspended license. Shyne was driving a silver Mercedes when he collided with the other car. According to investigators, he was not at […]

Everlast Show Turns Into Chaos

Everlast’s feud with Eminem has taken a more serious turn. Reports are coming in from our representatives in Detroit, stating that when Everlast took to the stage at St. Andrews Hall tonight (Friday Feb.2, 2001). He was allegedly speaking Ill of Eminem, calling him amongst other things, a "f###### midget" took shots at D-12, Eminems […]

27th AMA Awards Nominees

In case you missed the 27th American Music awards, here is how Rap/Hip-Hop music did in the respective categories. The Artist or album that is bold and red is the one that won in that category. Favorite Rap Group: DMX Jay-Z Juvenile Favorite Male Artist (Pop): Lenny Kravitz Will Smith Ricky Martin Favorite Male Artist […]